Milena Mikael-Debass

Afrofuturism

Black Panther’s Wakanda Is Real — and It’s in Chicago

Wakanda may be a fictional country, but the black utopian space was just brought to life.
Milena Mikael-Debass
8.19.19
Kavanaugh testimony

"Shocking and disheartening": Students told us how they felt watching the Kavanaugh hearings

To many, the scene that Christine Blasey Ford described during her congressional testimony was a stark reminder that not much has changed since the 1980s
Milena Mikael-Debass
Kathleen Caulderwood
Tess Owen
9.29.18
trade

How the U.S. and China are risking the world economy with pork and cigars

Tariff tensions between the world's two largest economies escalated this week.
Milena Mikael-Debass
4.5.18
china

Why Xi Jinping may be the world's most powerful leader

By abolishing term limits, China appears to be returning to a one-man rule system to achieve Xi Jinping's "Chinese Dream."
Milena Mikael-Debass
3.12.18
Florida school shooting

Remembering the victims of the Parkland mass shooting

County officials release list of deceased victims.
Milena Mikael-Debass
2.16.18
Black Panther

What you need to know about the Afrofuturism in "Black Panther"

We asked Afrofuturists what they think of the superhero film.
Milena Mikael-Debass
2.14.18
VICE News

Survivors Tell Us What Should Be Done About Mass Shootings

Mass shootings have become a familiar and uniquely American phenomenon, which can lead to higher gun sales and can fuel efforts to loosen gun laws.
Milena Mikael-Debass
10.5.17
Las Vegas Shooting

Survivors tell us what should be done about mass shootings

Emma Fidel
Milena Mikael-Debass
10.5.17
migrant crisis

Water cannons used to evict migrants from Rome encampment

Rome police used water cannons and batons to disperse migrants camped out at a local square Thursday. The clash resulted in 13 people injured, according to Doctors Without Borders.
Milena Mikael-Debass
8.25.17
PROTESTS

North Carolina protesters topple Confederate monument

Milena Mikael-Debass
Carter Sherman
8.14.17
Charlottesville

Neo-Nazi rally in Charlottesville sparks nationwide counterprotests

Milena Mikael-Debass
8.14.17
Money

What it costs to live in Toronto

Milena Mikael-Debass
6.7.17
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